WERS Essentials

Labor Day Live 2022
Discover WERS :: September 3, 2021

Labor Day Live

Graphics by Kasvi Bhatia We're leaving summer on a high note! As you fire up the grill, or drive back from the Cape, we'll provide... Read More
Charlie Watts
Discover WERS :: August 25, 2021

A Tribute to Charlie Watts, Longtime Drummer for the Rolling Stones

Graphics by Ainsley Basic We were extremely saddened to hear the news of Charlie Watts’ passing yesterday morning. Watts was a longtime member of the... Read More
Howard
Discover WERS :: June 1, 2021

Introducing Our New General Manager, Howard “D” Simpson

Photo courtesy of Howard Simpson After 16 dedicated years as WERS' General Manager, Jack Casey recently announced his retirement from the station. Join us in... Read More
Discover WERS :: May 7, 2021

A Toast to Our Departing Seniors

The wonderful curse of WERS is that we're student run! Each year we get to make new friends and hear new voices on the air,... Read More
Discover WERS :: February 28, 2021

WERS Celebrates International Women’s Day

Graphics by Kevin Shin In honor of International Women's Day this Monday, March 8th - WERS will be playing all women artists, all day. This... Read More
Discover WERS :: January 8, 2021

Playlist: Songs of Protest, Power, and Strength

Graphics by Nicole Bae by Phillip Jones, Afternoon Host Martin Luther King Jr. worked and preached at a moment in time when the call for... Read More
Discover WERS :: November 24, 2020

A WERS Radio Thanksgiving Tradition

By Hal Slifer, On-Air Host Join Jersey Hal on Thanksgiving Day as he continues the WERS tradition of playing "Alice's Restaurant" at 11am on 88.9.... Read More
Live Music Week, Spring 2022, Rocking Forward
Discover WERS :: October 16, 2020

Live Music Week Fall 2022: Testimonials

Graphics by Kasvi Bhatia YOUR DONATION TO WERS THIS LIVE MUSIC WEEK DOES MORE THAN JUST KEEP OUR MUSIC AWESOME AND COMMERCIAL-FREE: IT SUPPORTS THE... Read More
Undead Music Week, Depeche Mode, Support Uncommon Radio, Donate, WERS 88.9 FM
Discover WERS :: October 16, 2020

Live Music Week Fall 2023: Thank You Gifts

Graphics by Sarah Tarlin When you donate to WERS this Live Music Week, you'll not only be entered to win our grand prize of a... Read More
Discover WERS :: October 16, 2020

Live Music Week Fall 2020: We’re Here to Stay

Graphics by Kevin Shin For over 70 years, WERS has been a proud member of the Boston community. In 2020 we've seen the bright lights... Read More
Discover WERS :: September 21, 2020

Remembering Toots Hibbert from Toots & the Maytals

Graphics by Kevin Shin Not every musician gets to go down in history as a pioneer of their genre of music, but Toots Hibbert does.... Read More
Discover WERS :: September 4, 2020

Don’t Keep It A Secret: Fierce Urgency of Now Festival 2020

Join WERS for a conversation on Black radio's impact in Boston on Thursday, September 17th @4PM About this Event: Black music has always played a... Read More

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